The Clear Look package, available as an option for the company's Second Look 500 Mammographic CAD systems, is also available as an option on iCAD's category-defining Second Look 300 system for early detection of breast cancer.
Reminder systems, both manual and computer supported, have been introduced into primary care offices, yet mammographic screening has not yet reached optimal levels. This may be because the decision to order a mammogram is a result of a complex set of interactions that take place during the physician-patient visit and may include factors other than physician beliefs about screening or office dynamics.
As previously reported, Maxim analyst Jason McCarthy downgraded Atossa Genetics to Hold from Buy after the company announced results from its Phase 2 study evaluating topical endoxifen in patients with mammographic breast density.
(1) With increased utilization of digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT), DBT-guided vacuum-assisted biopsy (DBT-VAB) is now essential to biopsy mammographic abnormalities not well visualized on conventional full-field digital mammography (FFDM).